Talk Infusion: Infusion Industry Updates and New NHIA Committee Opportunities

Recorded On: 05/24/2022

Join NHIA staff members for a webinar as we discuss the latest happening in the home and alternate site infusion industry and the best ways to get involved.

We'll also discuss:

  • Efforts to modernize the home infusion coding system
  • Regulatory and reimbursement updates
  • NHIA committee and how to get involved
  • Research opportunities & how to submit to infusion Journal
  • Resources to help you perform and write your own research

2022 Talk Infusion Webinar series is generously supported by McKesson.

Shea McCarthy

Director of Legislative Affairs


As a respected lobbyist and health policy analyst representing some of Washington’s most influential stakeholders, Shea McCarthy serves as NHIA's Director of Legislative Affairs as well as a full time consultant.  As a Senior Vice President at the firm Thorn Run Partners, Mr. McCarthy advises clients on the intricacies of health care policy, develops sophisticated government relations strategies, and has successfully influenced federal laws. By offering a deeply coordinated approach to advocacy — combining facets of technology, grassroots engagement, PR, and traditional lobbying — Mr. McCarthy and his team of experts actively position stakeholders for success. 

His experience has also been leveraged in the political arena, where he's worked on the Digital Events team for Mitt Romney’s Presidential campaign. Before to joining Thorn Run, Mr. McCarthy worked on in the office of Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO). He is widely regarded as a thought leader in the health policy field, and his analysis has been featured in leading national and inside-the-Beltway publications such as Business Insider, STAT News, Inside Health Policy, Modern Healthcare, Morning Consult, and RealClearHealth.

He received his Bachelor's degree from the University of Notre Dame.

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Bill Noyes

Sr VP of Reimbursement Policy


Bill Noyes is the Senior Vice President of Reimbursement Policy at the National Home Infusion Association (NHIA). He joined NHIA in 2012 as Vice President of Health Information Policy, focusing on reimbursement and regulatory issues affecting providers' ability to do business and collect payment for their services. Noyes sits on four Medicare Contractor Advisory Councils and is the liaison to NHIA's reimbursement-focused committees. He also works closely with the NHIA government relations team to gain more meaningful Medicare coverage for home infusion. He served as Interim CEO of the associaiton from July 2018 to November 2018. Prior to joining NHIA, Noyes spent 20 years as Vice President of Operations for a multi-state home infusion provider where he was responsible for purchasing, distribution, facilities, revenue cycle management, and pharmacy operations.

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Ryan Garst, PharmD, MBA, IgCP, BCSCP

Sr Director Clinical Services


Ryan Garst, Pharm D, MBA, BCSCP is the Senior Director of Clinical Services at the National Home Infusion Association. Garst has almost 15 years of experience in home infusion and nearly twenty years of experience in pharmacy clinical and operational leadership and management, information technology, sales, and clinical practice experience. At NHIA, Garst is responsible for clinical education and services, Infusion Magazine Clinical Editor, and oversees a variety of programs administered by the National Home Infusion Foundation including the industry resident program, the National Benchmarking Program, and clinical trials and research. Prior to joining NHIA, Garst served on a variety of committees for the association and participated in numerous annual conferences. Garst holds a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Ohio Northern University and a Master of Business Administration from Kent State University and is Board Certified in Sterile Compounded Preparations via BPS.

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Talk Infusion: Infusion Industry Updates and New NHIA Committee Opportunities
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